Drexel Alumni Benefits and Services
Drexel Alumni is proud to offer a variety of benefits, services, and discounts to alumni. All are offered as part of your membership, and we encourage you to take advantage of as many as you like! As always, membership is free-of-charge to Drexel graduates. Links and discount codes are provided below.
We also offer additional benefits that require the use of the Alumni Card. Learn more about how to get one and where to use it.
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We encourage you to take advantage of the member benefits and services listed below.
Discounts & Memberships
Membership Discount at the Academy of Natural Sciences
Members of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University receive free year-round general admission to the museum, invitations to exclusive programs, and more! As a member, you’ll see some of the most surprising and spectacular wonders of the natural world. You’ll also be supporting the Academy’s world-renowned research in biodiversity and environmental science.
Become a member today! Use code DRAGONS for a 10% discount.
Alumni and Family Discount at the Franklin Institute!
Explore the wonders of science at a reduced price! The Franklin Institute, one of Philadelphia's most popular museums, offers Drexel alumni 20% off museum admission. Calculate your carbon footprint, look inside the Giant Heart, concoct cocktails at Science After Hours – with a lineup of exciting exhibits, special events and an IMAX movie theater, there's always something extraordinary to experience at the Institute. Furthermore, this program also gives you access to exclusive discounts on the museum’s Escape Rooms.
Purchasing tickets is incredibly easy - visit fi.edu/affiliates, create a login and use code DREXELGRP to receive your discount.
Drexel University Barnes & Noble Bookstores
Alumni are encouraged to sign up for the loyalty program with the Drexel University Bookstore to receive periodic discounts on Drexel gear and gifts. You receive 25% off your first item when you join the program! Members will receive emails with special offers that can be used online or for in-store purchases.
Sign up and add to your collection of Drexel gear!
Atlas Van Lines
Atlas Van Lines, through their Higher Education Affinity program, extends all discounts and benefits to Drexel University affiliates, including alumni. Highly competitive discounts on domestic and international moving and storage and free normal replacement value transit coverage on interstate moves.
Browse all relocation resources available from Higher Education Relocation Specialists.
Deer Park Bottled Water Home Delivery Services
As a Drexel University graduate, you could receive a significant discount when you sign up for Nestle Waters 5-Gallon Home Delivery Service, including free use of a water dispenser. You will have your choice of one of the regional spring waters or the purified drinking water Nestle Pure Life.
To get your discounted home delivery service, call Dave White at 267.688.3911 and let him know you are a Drexel Dragon!
Drexel Events and Conference Services
Are you looking for a unique venue to host your next conference or off-site retreat? Consider the University Club at Drexel University! Located on the top of MacAlister Hall, the University Club offers a roof-top patio, state of the art audio-visual services and can accommodate groups of 10-100 people.
Overnight accommodations in residential halls are also available during the summer term, approximately mid-June through early September. Traditional and suite style housing options are available for groups and individuals of all sizes. Each hall is air-conditioned, offers free wireless internet and has 24-hour security at the front desk.
Start planning today!
Drexel Dragons Official Fan Shop Online Store
Browse the Drexel Dragons Online Store where you can find the best selection of Dragons clothing and merchandise. The Store features the latest styles from top sportswear brands so you can show off your Dragon pride while cheering for all Drexel teams. Alumni are encouraged to sign up to receive emailed discounts, new product announcements and free product promotions.
Shop for unique gifts for fans and alumni!
Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Membership Eligibility
The University City branch of Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) is now open, and all Drexel alumni are eligible for membership. Located at Chestnut Square—3200 Chestnut Street—this full-service branch offers an array of financial products and services, including free checking, e-banking with bill payer, mobile banking, loans, and four nearby surcharge-free ATM options.
For special offers exclusive to the Drexel community, visit fmfcu.org/drexel.
Drexel has partnered with Zipcar to bring self-service, on-demand car sharing to students and alumni at a discount. Join as a member for only $25 per year and enjoy all the benefits of membership: 24/7 access to Zipcars, gas, insurance, and maintenance included in each trip, and receive $35 in driving credit your first month.
Become a Zipcar member today!
Career Development Resources
The Steinbright Career Development Center at Drexel is open to all graduates, and provides resources for job searching, career counseling, resume review, interviewing, and more!
Get started with the Career Navigator tool to access any or all of these resources:
Handshake is a job board filled with full-time and part-time positions posted by employers. Easily find jobs that are updated daily, search potential employers through the directory, and more.
Big Interview is an interactive online system that combines training and practice to help improve your interview technique and build your confidence. Complete the registration process using the organization code 2185scdc.
One-on-one career counseling sessions are available to review your résumé, enhance your professional social media presence, help you develop a job search strategy, connect you with professional organizations and strengthen your interview skills.
If you are interested in heading to law school or pursuing a health profession, schedule an appointment with our pre-law advisor or pre-health advisor.
Steinbright hosts the largest university-held career fairs in the Greater Philadelphia area, attracting over 250 employers nationally. All alumni are welcome to attend.
If you are looking to work in a specific city or country, you can find information about many locations throughout the world through GoinGlobal. This comprehensive employment portal provides access to career guides, corporate profiles, job postings and more.
Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning
Drexel Grad Grant
The Drexel Grad Grant is available to all graduate applicants who are an undergraduate Drexel alumnus or alumna. The grant pays $100 for every credit hour you enroll for during the first four consecutive quarters of your graduate program.
More information available from the Office of Graduate Admissions.
Continuing Professional Education at Goodwin College of Professional Studies
Drexel's Continuing Professional Education is your opportunity to earn in-demand career credentials, certificates and skills without enrolling in a full degree program — so you can gain a promotion, change careers or stay ahead of the curve in your field. We offer Drexel alumni 20% off select non-credit courses and workshops in areas like project management, Lean Six Sigma, web development, cybersecurity, business analysis, sales and more.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215.895.2154 to discuss your career goals and get your alumni registration discount code.
College of Nursing and Health Professions Continuing Nursing Education Courses and Conferences: 25% Alumni Discount*
The Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions offers all alumni a significant discount on all its continuing nursing education courses and conferences. To take advantage of the 25% discount on registration fees, select “Drexel University Alumni” as the type when registering for your course or conference.
Learn more about continuing nursing education opportunities or call 800.666.7377 for more information and a complete list of courses.
*Restrictions on certain classes may apply.
Explore creative writing workshops taught by Drexel faculty and visiting writers. All Drexel alumni receive a 10% discount. Study with published authors and find inspiration behind-the-scenes of the University's incredible collections. Storylab is an initiative of Drexel's College of Arts and Sciences. Workshops are open to the community, though space is limited.
Submit an application today!
Drexel Online Tuition Discount
As a Drexel graduate, you'll enjoy an automatic 15-30% tuition reduction on all Drexel Online programs! With 140+ degree and certificate programs to choose from, you can further your education and advance your career with 24/7 online access that works around your schedule. You'll even earn the same degree as on-campus students. Drexel Online: the most convenient way for you to be a Drexel Dragon once again!
Learn how to apply your tuition discount.
The Alumni Insurance Program Health, Life, Travel and Pet Insurance
The American Insurance Program is a convenient source for health, life and travel insurance for alumni and their family members. There are a variety of plans available to fit your needs. More information is available at http://www.alumniinsuranceprogram.com/drexel or call 800.922.1245 weekdays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Eastern Time.
The Alumni Insurance Program also has a partnership with Healthy Paws, which offers one easy to understand plan covering everything that matters for your pet, including injuries, illnesses, genetic conditions, and emergency care. Simply choose a deductible and a reimbursement level that fits your budget. Get a free dog or cat insurance quote today at healthypawspetinsurance.com with up to a 10% lifetime discount and a 100% money-back guarantee. Healthy Paws also is active in pet rescue and adoption through their Every Quote Gives Hope Program. When you request your pet insurance quote, you'll be helping a homeless pet too!
Liberty Mutual Auto, Homeowner's and Renter's Insurance
Liberty Mutual has partnered with Drexel to offer alumni special savings on quality auto and home insurance1. And with benefits such as Multi-Policy Discount, Personal Property Replacement2, and 24-Hour Claims Assistance, you'll worry less and save more.
Call 800.699.1866 or visit Liberty Mutual online at libertymutual.com/drexel to get a free quote.
1Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. Certain discounts apply to specific coverages only. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify.